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Full text of "Gadaba"

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The             in                                         not              any



la the               construction,



2*    Generally for                the                   female distinction Is



by prefixing a          /po : tc/.   It is a borrwed word



Tclugu



o : tu bo g tel / =

This          as it 5s,             a           of the species,



=

3.    There arc e?arr pies v, hen   a Telugu word /a : da/meaning



Is also used as a prefix to the Gadaba   words   to

the feminine gender.



= dog (common term)



/a : da guso :/ = bitch

«



/po; to guso:/ =         dog*                                 "  "



4.    Some domestic animals have  seperate names for the male



species,



: yl = bell

/kirtiya :/ =» cow



a.                                  a



IQ Telogii also we find different terms for   bull   and   cow

/a : vu/, /eddu/              *            *



5.     In human relationships also the male and female species are

expressed by seperate words.



/ariyo :/ = son-in-law



: nga : y/ = daugliter-iE-Iaw.

/tona : n/ = sister



i»



/buys : w/ = brother



/rimo ; lo/ = husband

|klmbo : y/ = wife